Forex Trading Information

Forex — the foreign exchange (currency or FOREX, or FX) market is the biggest and the most liquid financial market in the world. It boasts a daily volume of more than $5.1 trillion (as of April 2016). Trading in this market involves buying and selling world currencies, taking profit from the exchange rates difference. FX trading can yield high profits but is also a very risky endeavor. Everyone can participate in foreign exchange trading via the Forex brokers.

You can start learning to trade by going through our free Forex course. You can also join a friendly community of traders at the Forex forum.

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Forex Blog

Forex Brokers Update — March 18th, 2018

Sun, 18 Mar 2018 8:15

Another week has gone without adding new brokers to, but some of the companies' listings have been updated: RoboForex reduced the maximum leverage for crypto trading from 1:10 to 1:5. LiteForex increased the margin call level in its Classic account type from 50% to 100%. The minimum position size...

Weekly Forex Technical Analysis (Mar 19 — Mar 23)

Sat, 17 Mar 2018 9:49


Floor pivot points

3rd Sup2nd Sup1st SupPivot1st Res2nd Res3rd Res
1.2076 1.2168 1.2228 1.2320 1.2381 1.2473 1.2533

Woodie's pivot points

2nd Sup1st SupPivot1st Res2nd Res
1.2160 1.2213 1.2313 1.2365

EUR/USD Declines for Third Day as Markets Prepare for Fed Hike

Fri, 16 Mar 2018 15:58

EUR/USD fell for the third day in a row despite turmoil in the US government. The dollar got some support from today's macroeconomic reports, which were good for the most part, with the exception of the housing data. But the most important reason for the greenback's rally was anticipation of an interest rate hike from the ...

Forex News

Canadian Dollar Logs Weekly Losses as Trade War Fears Grow

Canadian Dollar Logs Weekly Losses as Trade War Fears Grow

Sat, 17 Mar 2018 17:16

The Canadian dollar slumped this week due to risk aversion caused by concerns about potential trade wars between the United States and other countries, China in particular.

USD/CAD Rallies Higher on Mixed US Releases

USD/CAD Rallies Higher on Mixed US Releases

Fri, 16 Mar 2018 16:07

The USD/CAD currency pair today rallied slightly higher as the Canadian dollar weakened against its US counterpart following mixed US macro releases. The loonie was largely weaker against the greenback despite slightly positive crude oil prices, which usually boost the currency.

EUR/USD Declines Despite Weak US Housing Data

EUR/USD Declines Despite Weak US Housing Data

Fri, 16 Mar 2018 14:06

The EUR/USD currency pair declined significantly after the release of weak US housing data. The currency pair ignored the disappointing US housing report as investor sentiment towards the pair shifted in favor of the greenback leading to the pair's decline.

Commodity Blog

Symmetrical Triangle on Daily Chart of Oil, Profit-Taking Objectives for Upward Breakout

Sun, 18 Mar 2018 21:43

Crude oil was rallying since June of 2017 but halted the rally in February of 2018 and entered a consolidation mode. As a result, a symmetrical triangle has formed...

Commodities Technical Analysis, March 19th — March 23rd

Sun, 18 Mar 2018 9:57

The technical analysis, that includes the indicators’ data and major pivot points for WTI Oil, Gold, Silver and Copper as traded on spot market as of March 18th, 2018:...

Gold Poised for Weekly Loss Despite US Political Turmoil

Fri, 16 Mar 2018 15:42

Gold futures are hovering just above the crucial $1,300 threshold as the yellow metal is poised for yet another weekly loss. Gold prices could...

Forex Video Zone

Acceleration Deceleration Oscillator

Sun, 18 Mar 2018 15:59

This video is devoted to the acceleration deceleration oscillator by Bill Williams in the MetaTrader terminal. To apply this indicator to the chart, press the indicators button on the toolbar, and choose Bill Williams, acceleration oscillator. We won't change the settings of the indicator. This indicator measures the acceleration and decelaration of the current momentum. It represents the third market dimension Let's assume that a ball is rolling down the street and we can define its...

Daily Forex News and Analysis — March 18th 2018

Sun, 18 Mar 2018 14:01

The EUR/USD pair fell by 0.12%, closing at $1,2290. The GBP/USD pair increased by 0.04%, closing the week at 1.3942 exchange rate. Gold decreased by 0.42%, as of last week's market close, closing at $1,312.30. Crude Oil rose, by 1.88%, closing at $62.34 a barrel. The value of major cryptocurrenices experienced a fall of over $60 billion on Thursday. Analysts believe that the fall could the effect of the tougher regulations being pushed by the US and the UK. Also, Google, one...

Crude Oil Can Boost Ruble’s Rise

Fri, 16 Mar 2018 15:09

The outlook for the Russian currency is still vague. With the current political situation and sluggish oil prices, the USD/RUB pair remains inside a medium-term trading range. Markets are ready for the presidential election in Russia that will be held this Sunday. It is clear for most investors that Vladimir Putin will be reelected, but the question about the further stance of economic policy remains open. Some analysts...